Strip DRM off iTunes music and video, remove DRM from protected WMA and WMV
You have purchased music and video from iTunes store and want to play the purchases on another device? The DRM stops you! It allows you to play the music and video downloaded from iTunes on 5 Apple devices only. Sounds unfair? Yes! Since I have already paid for it, I should have the right to use it without any restriction. However, suppose you have a big list of iTunes songs and movies and want to transfer them to a non-Apple device, DRM Media Converter comes to the rescue!
DRM Media Converter is the best DRM removal software for Windows users which can legally strip DRM off iTunes downloaded music tracks, movies and TV shows in a snap. Besides, it can remove DRM from protected WMA, WMV, ASF, etc and convert other popular (DRM free) video/audio and even HD video files.
With DRM Media Converter, you can convert DRM media with customizable output profiles for iPod, iPhone, iPad, PSP, Zune and other players. It is all-in-one software that provides you with DRM Removal, Video Converter, Audio Converter, Video to Audio Converter and HD Video Converter.
Note: Please take note that you are only allowed to remove DRM from protected audio, video, and other media files for personal use.
Bypass DRM copy protection from video (M4V/WMV/ASF) downloaded from iTunes, Windows Media center, Zune Marketplace, BBC iPlayer WMV, Xbox Live Store, Amazon Video on Demand, CinemaNow, Blockbuster, Netflix DVD rental, Limewire, uTorrent, FrostWire and more. After that, you can play your video anywhere you like without any hassles.
Remove access controls on audio books and music in all popular file formats, including M4A, M4P, M4B from iTunes, WMA from Overdrive, AA, AAX from Audible, and subscription WMA music from Napster, Pandora, Spiralfrog, Bearshare, iMesh, iMeeM, KaZaA, Last.fm, eMusic, Puretracks, MusicGiants, Nokia Music Store, and more.
Convert all popular HD and SD videos like M4P, M4B, M4A, M4V, WMV, ASF, WMA, MP4, AVI, MOV, 3GP, 3G2, CD.dat, DVD.vob, H.264, AVCHD, HD(.mp4; .wmv; .asf; .mpg; .vob; .mov; avi), etc. Also extract audio from video as MP3, M4A, AC3, AAC, WMA, etc.
Supports all MP3/MP4 player like iPad, iPod, iPhone, PSP, PS3, Zune HD, Xbox 360, Creative Zen, Archos, iriver, HTC, LG and more.
Adjust parameter settings like resolution, frame rate, and encoder bit rate to ensure the best viewing experience for video and audio on all your devices.
A multi-threaded conversion process lets you conveniently convert multiple files at the same time, saving you a ton of time and money.
DRM Media Converter's conversion speed is now is 6X faster than before, thanks to NVIDIA® CUDA™ technology.
Below is the step-by-step user guide for DRM Media Converter. You can follow the steps to help you remove DRM from iTunes music and video, remove DRM from protected WMA, WMV, ASF, convert iTunes DRM music M4P to MP3, convert iTunes DRM video M4V to MP4, convert protected WMA to MP3, convert protected WMV to MP4, etc. After the conversion, you will be able to easily transfer the output files to various mobile devices such as iPod, iPhone, iPad, Zune, PSP, PS3, BlackBerry, Creative Zen, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, to name just a few, import the output files into other programs like Windows Movie Maker, Windows Media Player, PPT, iTunes, QuickTime, or any other use.
Step 1. Add DRM Files
There are two ways to import files into the program:
a. Click the Add button to browse your computer's folders and select the file(s) you want, or
b. Drag and drop the files you want directly from your desktop into the main window and remember, you can import multiple files at once.
Step 2. Choose Output Format and Adjust Audio/Video Settings
By clicking the "Audio files to:" or "Video files to:" box, you can select the output format for the source files. For example, if you want to convert DRM files for your PSP, you can choose "Game Hardware" from the profile category list and choose "PSP Video MPEG-4(*.mp4) as the output format.
If you have specific needs concerning video or audio quality, click the Settings button at the bottom to select the output format you want. Then, you can set the video parameters (resolution, frame rate, encoder, and bit rate) or audio parameters (such as sample rate, channel, encoder and bit rate).
Step 3. Convert DRM Files
After a short setup, click the "Start" button to begin the conversion process, then sit back and enjoy your newly freed music and movie files.
Customize your conversion using the three tabs located in the Options menu:
a. From the General tab, specify your preferred destination folder for saving output files.
b. From the DRM Finder tab, customize search parameters for the DRM Finder tool.
c. From the Processing tab, set the program to perform up to five parallel conversions.
What's New in DRM Media Converter Version 1.5.5
Solved the Virtual Audio Cable installation problem in 64-bit Windows.
What's New in DRM Media Converter Version 1.5.4
1. Provides optimized video presets for iPhone 5, iPad mini, iPod touch 5 and Samsung Galaxy III and more;
2. Fully supports Windows 8;
3. Retains the original ID3 tags of MP3/M4A/WMA files when you choose MP3/M4A/WMA as the output format;
4. Fix some bugs.
|DRM Media Converter System Requirements|
|Supported OS||Windows NT4/2000/2003/XP/Windows Vista/Windows 7|
|Processor||>750MHz Intel or AMD CPU|
|Free hard disk space||100 MB or more|
|RAM||256 MB or above|
|Standard Video||MP4, AVI(XviD), ASF, WMV (Windows Media Video), MPG, MPEG1, MPEG2, FLV (Flash Video), 3GP, 3GPP, MOV(QuickTime), MKV, TS (MPEG-2), VOB, TP, TRP, NSV, RM, RMVB, 3G2, NUT, DV etc.|
|HD Video||HD MKV (H.264, MPEG-2), HD WMV (VC-1), MTS (AVCHD, H.264), M2TS (AVCHD, H.264), MOD (MPEG-2), HD TOD (MPEG-2), HD MOV (MPEG-4, H.264), HD FLV etc.|
|DRM Video/Audio||WMV, WMA, ASF, M4A, M4B, M4P, M4V, AA, AAX|
|Audio||M4A, M4B, M4P, M4R, MP3, M4A, MP2, MPA, WMA, AAC, AC3, MKA, OGG, AIFF, RA, RAM, WAV, APE, FLAC, AA, AAX, AMR|
|Standard Video||ASF, MOV, M4V, MP4 Video(AVC), MP4 Video(Xvid), MP4 Video(MC), WMV, MKV, AVI, Xvid, DV, MPEG-1 NTSC, MPEG-1 PAL, MPEG-1 SECAM, MPEG-2 NTSC, MPEG-2 PAL, MPEG-2 SECAM, DVD-Video NTSC, DVD-Video PAL, DVD-Video SECAM|
|HD Video||TS(MPEG-2 HD), HD AVI(Xvid, MSMPEGV3), HD MKV(H.264, Xvid), HD WMV(WMV1, WMV2, WMV3), HD MOV(H.264, Xvid), HD MPG(MPEG-2 VIDEO), HD ASF(MSMPEGV3), HD MP4(High Profile H.264, MP4 VIDEO, H.264, Xvid), HD TRP|
|Audio||MP3, M4A, AC3, AAC, WMA, WAV, OGG, APE, MKA, AU, AIFF, FLAC, M4B|
|Output Device Support|
|Apple||iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G, iPhone, iPad 4, iPad 3 (the New iPad), iPad 2, iPad, iPad mini, iPod touch, iPod nano, iPod classic, Apple TV, etc.|
|HTC||Droid Incredible, Droid2, Droid Eris, Desire, Hero, Legend, Wildfire, Magic Tattoo, Dream T-Mobile G1, Mytouch 3G, Diamond, HTC HD2, EVO 4G, Android OS, HTC Aria|
|Motorola||Droid, i1, XT720, Milestone, CLIQ, CLIQ XT, DEVOUR, Flipout, BACKFLIP, DEXT, Quench|
|Nokia||N900, X6, X3, 5800 XpressMusic, E63, 5230, E72, N97, N95, N73|
|BlackBerry||Tour series, Storm series, Bold series, Curve 8900, Curve 8500, Curve 8300, Curve 8310, Pearl Flip, Pearl 8800, Pearl 3G, Pearl 8100, Blackberry Torch 9800|
|Game Hardware||PSP, PS3, PS3 HD, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 HD, Wii, NDS|
|Microsoft Zune||Zune, Zune HD|
|Mobile Phones||Nexus one, Samsung i7500, 3GP, 3GP2, Pocket PC, Palm Pre, HP IPAQ, Palm Pixi, Samsung Behold, Samsung Moment, Samsung Galaxy Spica, Sumsang Vibrant, Sumsang Captivate, LG Prime, LG enV touch VX1 1000, LG Xenon GR500, LG KP500, Sony Ericssion XPERIA x10|
|Archos||Archos 7, Archos 5, Archos 605/704/705, Archos 504/604, Archos 404/405, Archos AV500/AV700, Archos 105, Archos Player|
|Creative ZEN||ZEN X-Fi, ZEN X-Fi2, ZEN VPLUS, Creative Version, Creative MX|
|Sandisk Sansa||E200 serise, View, Fuze|
|Media Players||SONY Walkman, Dell Player, iRiver P7, iRiver SPINN, iRiver E100|